Remodel In Style

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Sometimes a remodel is an update AND a return to the original style, treatments and furnishings from yesterday. The trick is to harmonize the elements of the old with the new. In a way retro-modeling the home. I enjoyed reading about this couple’s remodel of their unique round home in Oakland. It’s challenging, but I… Read more »

Permits, Permits

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A question I am often asked is whether a home remodel will require permits. As an architect I’m required to be familiar with what requires a permit and what doesn’t in the various cities and counties where I work. There is no short answer. It depends on the location and what the remodel entails.  A quick… Read more »

Fixtures Can Make A Bathroom Remodel

Posted by & filed under Kitchen and Bath, Linder Jones.

We’re all familiar with the stock bathroom fixtures that contractors pick up at the big box hardware stores. Function – yes, but striking and beautiful – not so much. Besides surfaces I think picking the right fixtures is high on my list and can really make a bathroom remodel stand out. I checked some of… Read more »

Silicon Valley Has Mansions Too

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We know that housing prices in Silicon Valley have gone through the room in the recent years. But $88 million? That’s a bit steep. Take a look at this Architectural Digest feature on this 24,000, (yes that’s thousand) square feet home in Los Altos. Take the slide show tour of this amazing mansion. Although I’m… Read more »

Kitchen and Bath Ideas

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KBIS currently being held in Las Vegas provided these great ideas for kitchen and bath remodels. A lot of vendors show off their design ideas by entering them into a contest for a coveted award. KBIS 2016 Best of KBIS Entries. Winners will be chosen next month.  I like the clean and lean styling of many… Read more »

Studio Linder Architects Website 2.0

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Studio Linder Architects June 18, 2015 Studio Linder Architects Website 2.0 The Studio Linder Architects team is very excited about our newly re-designed website. www.studiolinder.com We invite you to browse through it and give us your feedback – on the design, the content, the ease of navigation, or any other feature that impresses you. A big… Read more »